Wig and Hair Extension Trends for 2017: By Quawayna Campbell

From L to R: Zury Sis wig, Sensationnel, Zury Sis Wig

In 2017, wigs are going to become an accessory for many women. Just like they pick out jewelry to go with their outfit, a wig will complement the total look. This trend is already well on its way as many celebrities have started to tell the secret to flawless hairand their secret is the use of extensions and wigs. With the fast pace life that everyone lives, having a wig on standby can keep you looking completely flawless and trendy.

Custom Wig By Quawayna

Staying on trend while selecting a wig won’t be difficult at all in 2017. This year you can take your wig selection to the next level and purchase a custom made unit. A huge trend for 2017 is customized wigs. Custom wigs are made to order with specific measurements taken by the wig specialist. The purchaser is able to select the type of foundation, texture, color, density, and style of the wig. This type of wig is much more expensive than a store bought wig but will yield a better fit. The custom wig trend is great for anyone who has a hard time finding wigs that fit.

Sensationnel Wig/Bob Sensationnel Wig Long Bob


The Bob/Lob (Long Bob) wig is going to be at the top of everyone’s must have list for 2017. There are so many variations of length, texture, and colors for the look that everyone can pull off this style. The Bob/Lob can be worn for every occasion from day-to-day wear to a dressy night out. This trend seems to just grow stronger each year. The Bob/Lob is a classic style and it is not going anywhere anytime soon.  




Hair extensions options are getting better every year. For 2017, a big trend is the 360° lace closure. The 360° lace closure can take your extensions to the next level. This type of closure allows the extension wearer to have all of their hair braided away and then the closure would provide for parting space in the frontal area as well as an option to pull all the extensions up in a high bun or updo with a very natural hairline.

360° Weft



This new weft extension trend is called the 360° weft, and it’s sure to take off in2017. The 360° weft is a flexible hair unit that can add volume and  length quickly. This type of weft will provide a versatile extension with the ability to pull up into a smooth pony tail or change the the part in any direction. It is also very easy to install. The 360° weft is like a combination of a micro extension and standard weft all in one.


Crochet styles by Quawayna

Crochet Extensions


Crochet extensions are trending right into 2017 with pre-looped hair extensions. With crochet extensions being a popular trend there is an unlimited amount of style possibilities. Crochet extensions come in all colors and textures of loose hair. They save time with the braided hair variety of jumbo twist, micro twist, box braids, and faux locs. Styles that would normally take over 8 hours to achieve can be done in a fraction of the time with crochet extensions.


Femi Collections Extensions Hair by Quawayna

Natural curly/kinky hair extensions will continue to trend into 2017. This trend allows for women with the curly/kinky hair to add length and volume without changing their natural hair texture. With the large selection of different textures available, there is an exact match for everyone. Also, if someone has straight hair and they want to try a curly/kinky texture this will be right on time to try something new for 2017.